Angel Rich has made a name and career for herself in the tech industry, combining financial literacy and education with technological innovation. You may have seen her on Power 105’s The Breakfast Club verbally sparring with Charlamagne tha God, or being featured in Forbes magazine being hailed as the next Steve Jobs.
In addition, she became the first black woman to partner with a major credit bureau. Angel discusses her journey of being the first in her family to go to college and then leaving a successful and high-paying career to become an entrepreneur.
She talks about how she became the first black woman to secure a partnership with a major credit bureau, and the development of Candy Crush & Credit Rich, and the legacy of her book The History of the Black Dollar.
Guest: Angel Rich
Time: 26 min
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Tech savvy businesswoman Tanya Sam is the Director of Partnerships at TechSquare Labs, a technology startup hub and venture capital fund. Since 2016, TechSquare Labs has invested in over 30 companies and those companies have raised over $300 million dollars in venture capital and generated over $100 million dollars in revenue.
She is passionate about creating pathways to bring more women and minorities into business and technology.